Course Information: Urban Fox Willow Workshop

course code

WUFB
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Make your own woven willow urban fox from locally sourced willow to take home.

When and Where

Dates

From 13 Jun 2020
Sat 10:00-16:00
one day

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13 Jun 2020
10:00 to 16:00

Location

Stoke Lodge
Stoke Lodge Centre
Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN


with Sarah Edwards

Cost

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is 54 , the concession rate is 34. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details please see our Terms and conditions

Description

Make your own woven willow urban fox, from locally sourced willow, to take home, so please allow for necessary transportation.

What can students expect?

To learn the creative potential of willow, how to source it, how to prepare it, the different types and what works best for what project.
To create one of these wonderful creatures for your garden. Discover the creative potential of willow, learn the basic techniques and then weave your own urban fox from locally sourced willow to take home, so please allow for necessary transportation.
The course is for anyone who would like to work with willow, novice or experienced learners alike.

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

Further willow workshops to develop skills in all aspects of willow weaving

Are there any extra costs?

Yes. Materials cost: 15 per student, payable to the tutor on the day.

What should students bring?

Materials Fee 15; secateurs, stanley knife, old clothing or an apron, as willow is bent and shaped against the body and this can sometimes be messy.
Please also bring a packed lunch.

Teaching method/style?

Practical, demonstration then guided step by step practical application.